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Ski cutting at mt bachelor

Location Name
Mt Bachelor
Region
Three Sisters Area
Name
Ski patrol
Email Address
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Position
Public
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown)
Red Flags
Recent avalanche activity
Whumphing noises, shooting cracks, or collapsing
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
Avalanche Type
Slab
Blowing Snow
No
Trigger type
Skier
Wind Speed
Calm
Slope
35degrees
Air temperature
Below Freezing
Aspect
East
Air temperature trend
Warming
Elevation
9000ft.
Bed Surface
Storm Snow
Cloud Cover
Clear
Weak Layer
Storm Snow
Crown Height
3 ft
Accumulation rate
None
Terrain
Above Treeline
Number of similar avalanches
4
More detailed information about the avalanche

 Lots of activity this morning on several different aspects, NE, E, SE. Typical results with explosives in the bowl, ski cut the lower west wall and propagated 100 yards with the crown 3+ feet R3D2. The corkscrew off of cows face went large also with explosives R3D2. 2' crown . Rainbow ridge and Larry valley were ski cut and they too went larger than normal. Rainbow ridge was a R1D1, 2' crown. Larry valley had similar results R2D1.5 2'crown.We are expected to get a huge warm up throughout the week with temps pushing into the mid 60s so play it safe wherever you end up.